Erecting and Dismantling Birdcage Scaffolding

February 14, 2019

Just as a quick reminder, birdcage scaffolding is built as an equally sized frame. The structure is squarish and built to stand independently, away from the walls and support surfaces that normally steady a temporary scaffolding tower.

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Scaffold Accidents: What Can Happen When You Hire Unreliable Scaffolding?

January 31, 2019

Every construction site worker has heard a scaffolding horror story. In fact, new workers are shown examples of what can go wrong when they have a scaffolding-related accident.

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How Often Should Scaffolding Be Inspected and Checked for Safety?

January 15, 2019

There's a simple answer to this question, and there's a not-so-simple answer. Let's clarify that vague opening statement a little. A periodic inspection is mandated. The checks look for impact damage, fastener and anchoring loosening, and external hazards.

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